“A direct attack on St. Joseph’s right to be a Catholic hospital”
Eureka hospital seeks dismissal of lawsuit filed by transgender patient who was denied a hysterectomy because it would have violated Church teachings

Attorneys for St. Joseph Hospital in Eureka filed a motion to quash a lawsuit alleging discrimination by the hospital for refusing to perform hysterectomy because the patient was transgender. The motion, filed July 12, claims the complaint fails to

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2019-07-19T20:39:06-07:00July 20th, 2019|Categories: Homosexuality and transgender issues|4 Comments

LGBT pressure leads Amazon to stop selling book by Catholic psychologist
E-commerce giant has permanently removed books by the late Joseph Nicolosi, often referred to as the "father of conversion therapy," from its website

Amazon has permanently removed from its website books by Joseph Nicolosi, who was often referred to as the "father of conversion therapy," in a move some say portends censorship of anything Christian regarding sexuality. For months the global online

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2019-07-05T10:12:43-07:00July 5th, 2019|Categories: Homosexuality and transgender issues|Tags: |21 Comments

LGBT not as cool to the young now
Not crazy about gay history taught to their kids

Stonewall riots, June, 1969 (Photo from CBS News) Young people are growing less tolerant of LGBTQ individuals, a jarring turn for a generation traditionally considered embracing and open, a survey released Monday shows. The number of Americans

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2019-07-03T15:28:11-07:00June 25th, 2019|Categories: Homosexuality and transgender issues|Tags: , |14 Comments

English church misled L.A. archdiocese about pedophile

Cardinal Vincent Nichols reiterated his earlier apology. (Photo from Diocese of Westminster) Finally extradited from Calif. trailer park An English church official "deliberately misled" a U.S. archdiocese into harboring a pedophile priest and helping him to escape justice

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Vatican lowers boom on gender theory

A Vatican department has issued a sweeping denunciation of so-called gender theory and affirmed the principles of human dignity, difference, and complementarity. “In all such [gender] theories, from the most moderate to the most radical, there is agreement that one’s

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Bishop tells Catholics not to support gay pride celebrations

Bishop Thomas Tobin has defended a tweet calling on Catholics not to support “Pride Month” events, saying they promote a culture that is contrary to Catholic faith and morals. The Bishop of Providence, Rhode Island, said it was his “obligation

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2019-06-03T20:00:53-07:00June 3rd, 2019|Categories: Homosexuality and transgender issues|Tags: |13 Comments

House of Representatives passes Equality Act

The House of Representatives passed the controversial Equality Act on May 17, amid heated opposition from those who argue it would pose serious threats to critical constitutional freedoms. The House approved the bill by a 236-173 vote. Eight Republicans voted

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2019-05-18T20:18:35-07:00May 19th, 2019|Categories: Homosexuality and transgender issues|Tags: |8 Comments

Transgender person sues Catholic hospital in Eureka for refusing hysterectomy

A transgender man [biological female] is suing St. Joseph Health of Northern California, alleging that he was refused care at the Roman Catholic health system’s hospital in Eureka because of his gender orientation. In the lawsuit filed in Humboldt County Superior Court

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2019-03-23T20:53:31-07:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: Homosexuality and transgender issues|Tags: |20 Comments

Pentagon has spent $8 million on transgender troops

The Pentagon has spent nearly $8 million to treat more than 1,500 transgender troops since 2016, including 161 surgical procedures, according to data obtained by USA TODAY. As of Feb. 1, 1,071 service members have been diagnosed with gender dysphoria

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2019-03-07T07:50:46-07:00March 7th, 2019|Categories: Homosexuality and transgender issues|Tags: |30 Comments